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- US115759, NQF6, Credits: 10



Moderation is the process that ensures that assessment of the outcomes described in the NQF standards and qualifications is fair, reliable and valid.

Moderator training course will equip learners with the required knowledge and skills to conduct moderation of outcomes based assessment (internal or external). The Moderator training course will further your understanding of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) and will help you in developing your skills and acquiring a variety of qualifications within the fields of Education Training and Development Practices and Human Resource Development.


Outcomes & Objectives

  • Demonstrate understanding of moderation
  • Plan and prepare for moderation
  • Conduct moderation
  • Advise and support Assessors
  • Report, record and administer moderationand
  • Review moderation systems and processes
  • Pricing & Payment Options

  • Duration

    • Full Time: 4 Days (08:30 - 16:00)

  • Course Prerequisites

    • Leaner should have a good comprehension of English.
    • Conduct Outcomes-Based Assessment Qualification.
  • CPD Credits

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    - ETDP SETA: ETDPS1440

    - US15759, NQF6, Credits: 10


Our Delivery Methods

Our innovative "myWay” learning methodology is built around the students individual learning requirement, allowing each student to learn in a style that is most suitable for their skills set, knowledge and schedule.

Instructor-Led Classes

Reach your full potential through our “myWay Instructor-Led” classes combined with interactive lessons, supporting video content, practical assignments and in field experience, done during the traditional 08:00 – 16:00 working day.

Online Mentored Learning

Do a course at your pace via our “myWay Online Mentored Learning”, combining self-study with supported interactive online video lectures, an online course mentor, extra resources, questionnaires and more, all supported via out Online Student Portal.

Part Time Mentored Learning

Designed for the working professional, our part time programmes provides you with the flexibility and benefit of our myWay Blended Learning with at home exercises/assignments and mentored or in-class lectures at a manageable schedule and pace.

myWay Hybrid Learning is a technology mediated delivery method that extends the benefit of flexibility and technology to all students. Each Hybrid delivery method is described in the section below.


Have all your classes ready to be downloaded and watched, anytime, anywhere.


Never miss a classs because of health, traffic, or transport issues.


A personalized class schedule, attend class on campus, virtually or both.


In Class or Virtual Class Based Learning

A technology mediated delivery method allowing campus based class or virtual class attendance, or a combination of both. Classes can be in the form of lecture based or mentored based.


Mentored Online Learning

A technology mediated, self paced online delivery method with personal mentorship.

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Important Notes

  • Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.
  • Learnfast retains the right to change this calendar without any notification.
  • Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of the proof of payment or an official company purchase order for the full amount of the training.
  • For full day courses Learnfast will supply you with the relevant training material. A desktop computer to use for the training (where applicable), tea/coffee and a full lunch for full day InClass training hosted at Learnfast only. Catering is not included for OnSite training and laptop is available for hire at an additional cost if required.
  • Cancellation or rescheduling requests must be in writing and reach us via fax or email at least 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. Full course fees may be retained for no shows or requests within 5 working days prior to commencement.
  • Although we go to great lengths to ensure that all training proceeds as scheduled, Learnfast reserves the right to cancel or postpone dates if we require to do so and undertake to inform clients in writing and telephonically of these changes.
  • Learnfast suggests clients wait until a week prior to course commencement that a course has been confirmed to go ahead as scheduled before booking flight and accommodation. Learnfast is NOT responsible for cost associated with cancellation of classes such as flight and accommodation for clients.

DAY 1 - Registration

  • Understanding outcomes-based assessment.
  • Understanding how moderation contributes to quality standards in assessment practice.
  • Compare and describe different moderation methods within the context of the NQF.
  • Acquire knowledge of the strengths and weaknesses of a variety of moderation methods.
  • Use NQF and assessment principles to ensure the fairness of the assessment.
  • Moderate the assessment of applied competence.
  • Establish the scope and parameters of moderation including planning for contingencies.
  • Prepare to conduct moderation in line with established moderation systems.
  • Organise, plan and manage own approach to moderation.
  • Use appropriate moderation methods to moderate the assessment of special needs candidates.
  • Verify moderation methods, tools and processes to include the gathering of evidence for Recognition of Prior Learning.
  • Prepare sufficient and valid documentation to record moderation decisions.
  • Ensure that planning and preparation include the sufficiency of resources and logistical arrangements.


  • Conduct moderation in settings where assessment decisions are upheld and overturned.
  • Check and judge assessment instruments, assessment process, the application of assessment principles and the assessment judgment.
  • Moderate in a manner that complies with regulations of quality assurance bodies.
  • Identify problems in assessment practice that prompt positive change.
  • Understand and apply the Learner appeal process and policy.


  • Guide and support Assessors using clear and transparent communication.
  • Advice on quality management and the improvement of systems.
  • Provide advice on the application of assessment principles.
  • Promote quality in assessment practice with guidance on the completion of Assessor reviews.


  • Collect and analyse results from moderation.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports to facilitate standards-based moderation.
  • Communicate effectively with Assessors during feedback sessions.
  • Understand the impact of assessment and moderation on Learner development.
  • Report moderation findings to all stakeholders.
  • Review the moderation process and the conduct of the Moderator.
  • Critically evaluate the manageability, the efficacy of the moderation system and the integrity of the moderation process.
  • Recommend improvement to the moderation system and the moderation process. 


* Portfolio compilation workshop.

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  • 09 November 2020
    12 November 2020
    Full Time
  • 30 November 2020
    03 December 2020
    Full Time
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  • 26 October 2020
    29 October 2020
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  • 07 December 2020
    10 December 2020
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By completing the below online booking, a booking confirmation will be sent out and an invoice will be generated. A place will be reserved on this course and you are expected to attend. If you require a quote first please contact Learnfast offices and speak to a sales consultant.


  1. By booking for this course, an invoice will be generated and you will be liable for the payment of this invoice. If you require a quote, please contact The CAD Corporation Offices.
  2. After the generation of the invoice a training confirmation will be emailed using the details provided above.
  3. The CAD Corporation retains the rights to change this calendar without any notification.
  4. Tea/coffee and a light lunch will be provided.
  5. All university students will receive a 10% discount for cash payments.
  6. The minimum notice of cancellation is 5 (five) working days prior to the course commencement date. If you fail to do so the full amount is payable.
  7. Students are to be at the training venue by 08h00 in preparation for a 08h30 start time.

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